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Internet providers in 22903

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22903 internet providers

Provider
Xfinity $29.99 25 - 200 MbpsCable95%
CenturyLink $65.00 20 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic2.780%
CenturyLink $45.00 20 - 100 MbpsDSL97%
Ting $6.00 -Fiber-optic54%
Lumos Networks $44.95 150 - 6 MbpsDSL5.020%
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22903 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 22903 ZIP code is comparable to the rest of Virginia - 97%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the 22903 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 96% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 56% of those living in the 22903 ZIP code.

There are eight internet providers serving the 22903 area, and 95.59% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among eight internet providers in 22903, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Charlottesville

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Xfinity 142 Mbps 45 Mbps Cable
Viasat 4 Mbps 1 Mbps Satellite
CenturyLink 33 Mbps 26 Mbps Fiber-optic

Top high-speed internet providers in 22903

The largest internet providers serving the 22903 ZIP code are Xfinity, CenturyLink, and Ting bringing cable, DSL, and fiber-optic options to the area.

Cable internet from Xfinity is available to nearly all in the 22903 ZIP code, covering 95% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from CenturyLink, which covers 97% of the area. Charlottesville’s third most-available internet provider, Ting, offers fiber-optic to around 54% of residents in the 22903 ZIP code.

Xfinity cable internet

Provider
Xfinity
Starting price*
$29.99/mo.
Max download speed

200 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

95%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to nearly all households in the 22903 ZIP code, covering 95% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 22903 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Xfinity start at $29.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Charlottesville, $39.32.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $1.20 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Charlottesville, $0.79.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 200 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in 22903 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 95% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Charlottesville's providers, 269 Mbps.

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CenturyLink DSL internet

Provider
CenturyLink
Starting price*
$45/mo.
Max download speed

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

40 Mbps

Average availability

97%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to nearly all households in the 22903 ZIP code, covering 97% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink uses telephone lines to deliver service, which often leads to lower prices and higher availability, though download speeds are likely to be slower than cable or fiber-optic internet.

Internet prices for CenturyLink start at $45/mo.*, which is higher than the average starting price for internet in Charlottesville, $39.32.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 20 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.25 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Charlottesville, $0.79.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 100 Mbps and upload speeds up to 40 Mbps in 22903 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 97% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Charlottesville's providers, 269 Mbps.

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Ting fiber-optic internet

Provider

Ting

Starting price*
$6/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

1,000 Mbps

Average availability

54%

Fiber-optic from Ting offers broadband to about half of households in the 22903 ZIP code, covering 54% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from Ting is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout 22903 ZIP code than other internet types.

Internet prices for Ting start at $6/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Charlottesville, $39.32.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Ting offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1,000 Mbps in 22903 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 54% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Charlottesville's providers, 269 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 22903 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 22903 and the greater Charlottesville area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Charlottesville at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Charlottesville at $50/mo. for speeds up to 12 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 22903 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 22903 frequently asked questions

CenturyLink is the fastest internet provider in the 22903 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 2.780% of households in 22903. The next fastest internet provider in the 22903 ZIP code is Ting, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 54% of the area.

Ting offers the cheapest internet in the 22903 ZIP with service starting at $6/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Charlottesville, $39.32.

Ting is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 22903 ZIP code, covering 54% of the city. CenturyLink also offers fiber internet in 22903 and is available to 2.780% of households.

According to the FCC, 93% of households have access to three or more providers. In many areas, a cable, DSL, satellite and possibly fiber-optic provider may be available. You are unlikely, however, to find multiple providers of the same internet type, such as two cable providers, in the same location because operating expenses in an area already served by another provider can be too high to be profitable.

There are many factors that can influence internet speed. In many cases, restarting your router will resolve speed and connectivity issues. Other factors, such as peak usage times and speed throttling can also cause temporary speed issues.

The only broadband internet type that requires a phone line is DSL and dial-up, which use phone lines to deliver service. Other internet types, such as cable, fiber-optic and satellite, require no phone line for broadband service.